'This is Katie Girten's first year as women's basketball assistant coach at Mira Costa College. Last year, Katie began her coaching career at Division II school Chico State following a two-year stint as a wildcat guard. As a junior, Katie helped the wildcats to a sweet sixteen berth in the NCAA division II tournament. Before Chico, Girten spent two years as a guard at Palomar College recieving the Pacific Coast Conference Player of the Year and 1st team All-State honors as a sophomore. Girten was a four year letter at Westview High School in Rancho Penasquitos, and still ranks fourth on the all-time 3 pointers made list in San Diego High School history.
Katie Girten is currently working on her master's degree in coaching and athletic administration at Concordia Univeristy.